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- The title of a doctor (whether medical or
academic) used before the doctor's name.
Abbreviation: Dr, Dr.
- The students asked to see Doctor
- Doctor Smith carried out the medical
title of a doctor used before the
- French: le docteur
(used for both a man and a woman)
- le doctor Dupont — Doctor Dupont
- Italian: il Dottor, il Dottore
- il Dottor Rossi or il Dottore Rossi — Doctor
- Maltese: id-Dott. (used
for both a man and a woman)
- Id-Dott. Brown — Doctor Brown
Up to date as of January 23, 2010
; 5:17; Acts 5
), a teacher. The Jewish
doctors taught and disputed in synagogues, or wherever they could
find an audience. Their disciples
were allowed to propose to them
questions. They assumed the office without any appointment to it.
The doctors of the law were principally of the sect of the Pharisees
. Schools were
established after the destruction of Jerusalem
, in which academical degrees were
conferred on those who passed a certain examination. Those of the
school of Tiberias
called by the title "rabbi
those of Babylon
by that of
Facts about DoctorRDF
Doctor is a term that can apply to different concepts:
- A degree awarded by a university, after a longer study in a very specialized field of knowledge, see doctorate. People who successfully undertake a doctorate may bear the title of Doctor, (Dr., PhD)
- A degree given by a university, to a person for their achievements in a certain field of study; this is equivalent to the doctorate above, but without the exams, see honorary degree. People with such a degree will be able to use the title "Dr. h. c.", or similar.
- Certain studies have a special exam at the end. This exam is called "professional doctorate". People who pass it, may use the title "doctor". Examples for such doctorates include the Medical doctor and often the Juris Doctor.
- Doctor (Doctor Who) - A fictional character in the TV show Doctor Who.
- Doctor (Star Trek) - A holographic doctor in the TV show Star Trek: Voyager.
Up to date as of December 18, 2010
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